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Account Director

£Competitive | London |  Advertising & PR, Client Services/ Account Handling |  Permanent  | Ref:888395

The Role

Account Director - Healthcare Communications - London - £Competitive


The Company

Based in London, this company is the premier global health and wellness communications network. They are a connecting company, managing top-tier agencies, specialising in promoting innovative solutions in advertising, clinical trial programme development, medical education, sales and marketing, digital, market access, and medical and scientific affairs.

  • An agency which is part of the third-largest advertising and media company in the world.

  • A connected solutions hub equipped for continual business transformation.

  • Their employees work to manage 10 agency brands in more than 60 offices located in 10 countries.


The Role

As an Account Director at this agency, it will be your job to lead the client relationship, on a day to day basis, and strategically influence your clients to achieve their brand objectives. You will take ownership of the revenue, forecast for your clients and contribute to the organic growth of new business development opportunities wherever possible.

  • Manage, develop, and appraise your direct reports.

  • Work alongside the leadership team to resource and hire new people for the account teams under each of these clients.

  • Evaluate creative work and provide constructive comments.

  • Proactively manage relationships with clients and seek opportunities to build and maintain new relationships.

  • Responsibility for the day to day running of accounts in all aspects with guidance from Associate Directors.

  • Responsibility for new business opportunities: driving growth on assigned brands as appropriate.



To apply for this role as an Account Director our client is hoping for someone with experience at a senior client management level within the healthcare industry.

  • You will have experience of line management and developing/mentoring direct reports.

  • You will have previously working within a marketing or creative agency.

  • You will have pitch experience and be able to confidently represent the business to new clients.

  • You will have demonstrable ability of working on a wide range of accounts and projects.

  • A Bachelor's degree - an advanced degree in business (MBA) is preferred.


What should you do next?

This Account Director role is not to be missed and won't be around for long! Please do not hesitate to express an interest in this role - to discuss further, please submit your current CV.

Unless otherwise stated, if applying for a job within the European Union, you must ensure that you are already authorised to work there. Carrot Pharma Recruitment Ltd acts as an Employment Business and an Employment Agency on behalf of our client in recruitment for this role.



Jayne Jones

Which team do you work in?

Healthcare Communications

Which area do you specialise in?

Advertising, PR and Digital 

How do you keep up-to-date with the issues in your sector?

Regular communication with candidates and clients within the industry helps to keep me on top of the latest news and trends. I like to meet with my clients and candidates as often as possible and get out to many networking events. 

What's your favourite film and why?

I'm struggling to choose just one! I'm a big fan of the Bond films and of course love a good rom-com! 

If you could invent one thing what would it be?

A real Bernard's Watch! Pausing time whenever you choose would be so cool!

What makes you #DistinctlyDifferent?

I enjoy acting and have starred in a variety of TV shows - some involving a lot of prosthetics! I also have a background in Biochemistry. 


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